Amida Buddha

Dublin Core

Title

Amida Buddha

Subject

Arts-Painting; Religions-Buddhism; Religions-Figures

Description

Painted ink on paper image of the Pure Land Buddha Amida. May also be a representation of Amitayus, "The Buddha of Long Life" based on the iconography of the 'long life' symbol on the deity's robe. Purchased in the early 1980's in Taiwan.

Date

1/11/2005

Contributor

Kucera, Karil
St. Olaf College

Rights

Materials may be used for educational, non-commercial purposes only.

Format

Image/jpg

Type

Still image

Identifier

soc000920

Coverage

China
China - People's Republic of China 1949 - present
20th century

Still Image Item Type Metadata

Physical Dimensions

1719 w x 3073 h, 180 ppi

Files

https://s3.amazonaws.com/omeka-net/9473/archive/files/7366a53781b62cde4e640769283bcc0c.jpg

Collection

Citation

“Amida Buddha,” ASIANetwork IDEAS Project, accessed December 14, 2017, http://www.ideasproject.org/items/show/4114.